Naveen Kshatriya has 40 years of International experience with Unilever and BP Castrol. He was on the Global leadership team of 9 bln $ BP-Castrol lubricants business for over 7 years . Prior to this he was the CEO & MD of Castrol India Ltd . He enjoys a track record of delivering extraordinary growth . In addition to India he has worked in UK, ME & Singapore. In his last role as the Regional VP for 2.5 bln $ Asia business , he successfully transformed the region from a laggard to the leader.
An IIT engineer , he practiced Marketing & Customer Management through most of his 17 years with Hindustan Unilever. He spent 6 years with Unilever International before returning to India to join the Castrol India Ltd board in 98.
He enjoys sharing his learning and experience . He was a visiting lecturer in INSEAD, Fontainebleau, Paris. He speaks in professional forums , often on leadership development. He is passionate about sharing his experiment with ” Power of Intent ” & “Power of Audacity” in delivering extraordinary results.
He chairs First Energy Ltd , a biomass energy company recognized as technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum. He is on the board of Ambit Holdings Ltd and an Operating Advisor to ASK Pravi Capital. He mentors and supports entrepreneurial enterprises through his investment firm Kshatriya Ventures . He is a Managing Trustee of Indian Cancer Society and actively supports Isha Foundation’s education initiative.